It was a rare sight last Sunday to have
The Ravens opted to rest Ngata during a 55-20 rout of the
Now, Ngata says he feels rejuvenated heading into Sunday night's
"Yeah, it was a great week," Ngata said today. "I practiced all week and felt good."
The three-time Pro Bowl selection has 32 tackles and three sacks after beginning the season in dominating form then tailing off with two tackles against the
and no tackles for the second time in his career the following week against the
Ngata got injured against the
The hope for Ngata is that the time off will provide a boost for the defense for this pivotal game.
"That helped a lot," he said. "I didn't have to re-tweak it or anything. I felt good."
Ngata credited Ravens coach
"It was just a choice, me and coach decided to do," Ngata said. "If we had started losing, I probably would have played. But they never caught up or put us in a situation where I needed to be out there."